Imagine everything it takes to be a mother.

Now imagine it without diapers.

what, why, & where
you're giving

A mother in need is a child in need

Donation Drive • April 29 - May 8, 2016


Families represent 61% of those living in Orange County shelters and they are in need of basic essential items such as diapers, wipes and food. HomeAid Essentials for Young Lives is a community-wide effort to collect these essential items in partnership with the Children and Families Commission of Orange County. Join the movement today and help homeless families living in shelters by running a drive, collecting donations or contributing below. HomeAid's purpose is to end homelessness. To learn more visit

Did you know?

One in three American families struggle to provide diapers.

Families represent 61% of those living in Orange County shelters.

Mothers who are struggling to provide diapers are more likely to be living paycheck to paycheck and are under pressure to meet everyday needs.

California ranks #5 in the nation with highest child homelessness.


California reported 334,131 homeless children in 2010.

Find a Drive

Search to find the nearest public drop-off location or email us about starting your own drive. If you're up and running, you can download the HomeAid Essentials Action Kit to theme your drop-off location and digital profiles.

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Thank you to our Partners

Children & Families Commission

OC Food Bank
FivePoint Communities
Building Industry Association
Bank of America
Angels Baseball Foundation
Sub Zero Wolf
Reliable Lumber
Orange County Sheriff's Department
Suzanne's Catering

BIAOC Next Gen
Shea Homes
Brookfield Residential
Toll Brothers
TimeWarner Cable
American Automobile Association - Soutern California
William Lyon Homes
The New Home Company

Fuscoe Engineering

Circle M


FirstService Residential

Wolff Horticulture

Northgate Markets

Lister Family

The Management Trust

West Coast Equipment